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Pixelache Festival
Pixelache Helsinki announced an Open Call titled #Burn____ in Spring 2020. Andrew Gryf Paterson, festival’s co-director, opened up the theme with his ‘Letter fae the Other Side’. We are now writing hopefully from the destination on the other side of the...
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Pixelache Festival
I’ve learnt to work with and within insecurity. It might even be that many times I have actively chosen the lack of certainty. Rather than a disruption, not-knowing the outcome has been a method in my life and work. In early 2020 Andrew Gryf Paterson...
#PixelacheFestival2021
How to plan a festival based on open calls? Our Pixelache Helsinki 2021 Festival #Burn____ Open Call for Audio was announced the day after Winter Solstice, looking towards the festival planned for 6.-13. June 2021, a few weeks before mid-summer. I write to...
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Pixelache welcomes submissions to the Second Open Call for its 2021 Festival in Helsinki, 6-13th June, with a focus explicitly on audio-based contributions for the planned festival RADIO -stream. This audio programme will be presented locally as a public...
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Open calls / Pixelache Festival
How to respond to submissions to an open call? Our Pixelache Helsinki 2021 Festival 1st Open Call was one of the concerns during Spring and early Summer 2020 for Pixelache production office. A few months earlier in April, as part of that production office,...
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Pixelache Festival
The ambition was to try and write an open open call for a transdisciplinary arts festival. One where the theme is laid out on the table, thrown into the air, catching the breeze of joy and discontent. Dropped in an ocean, opened at any page in a book. There...
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News
Pixelache Festival 2021 Open Call Pixelache Helsinki is a Transdisciplinary Platform for Emerging Art, Design, Research and Activism, organised by the non-profit association Piknik Frequency ry. It consists of an annual festival in Helsinki, as well as...
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Pixelache Festival
As most European & international cultural associations, organisations, collectives or freelancers adjust their patterns of activity in the context of safe practices related to Covid-19 (novel Coronavirus), Pixelache Helsinki & Network promotes the...
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A creative text written by Andrew Gryf Paterson, expanding upon the theme #Burn____ which connects our Pixelache programme 2020, towards the next Pixelache Helsinki 2021 Festival. Paterson is the initiator and lead facilitator of the festival, scheduled to...
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News / Pixelache Projects
Pixelache Helsinki . Press Release, 13.1.2020 . [suomeksi alas, sammanfattning på svenska nedan] ENGLISH: BioSignals project is a series of site-specific cultural events based in the Nordic-Baltic region that has explored the overlaps of sound art,...
BioSignals: Aeolian Artefacts Picnic
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Pixelache Projects
#BioSignals event #6: 30.11.2019! This blog post announces that in the past month it was a supreme pleasure for Pixelache to invite & commission (with full creative freedom) the most excellent Antye Greie aka AGF @poemproducer to make a mixtape of audio...
Open calls
Since Autumn 2017 Pixelache has been a partner in the Inter-PAGAN Network, one year of curatorial, artistic or cultural research and exchange between art and culture organisations from Baltic-Nordic countries, Poland and Scotland, let by Nida Art Colony....